Position Vacant – Wine Biosciences Technical Officer

The Australian Wine Research Institute (AWRI) is the Australian grape and wine industry’s own research organisation. It supports a sustainable and successful grape and wine industry through world-class research, practical solutions and knowledge transfer. The AWRI has strong links with the wine industry and other research organisations both nationally and internationally and provides a stimulating and challenging environment.

Applications are invited for the position of Technical Officer within the Biosciences team at the AWRI. The position will focus on the provision of technical and scientific support for research projects dealing with the microbiology, chemistry and sensory properties of grapes, juice and wine, with particular emphasis on the study of fermentation processes.

The ideal candidate will be technically proficient in a laboratory environment, an excellent communicator and team player, and will have a high level of integrity and scientific curiosity. Experience in microbiology and molecular biology techniques is highly desirable.

For a position description please visit 2021 Position Description Wine Biosciences Technical Officer or for more information contact Dr Simon Schmidt or Dr Anthony Borneman on (08) 8313 6600 or simon.schmidt@awri.com.au, anthony.borneman@awri.com.au.

Applications should be completed via the online application form at http://www.awri.com.au by 9 July 2021. Only applications that are completed via the online application form will be accepted.